A recent world university league table reported just seven uk universities ranked in the world top 100.

Cambridge, Oxford, University College London, Imperial College London, Edinburgh, Manchester University and Kings College London were the seven in the in the league compiled by the Centre for World University Rankings in Saudi Arabia.

Oxford University

The top 50 were dominated by US universities with just two UK unis in the  top ten and in the top 50.

Just seven higher education institutions in England and Scotland have ranked in the top 100 of a newly released world university league table.

Of those, Oxford, Cambridge, Imperial College London, University College London (UCL) and Edinburgh were the only British universities to feature in the top 50, in a league table dominated by US institutions.

Original article here: http://www.independent.co.uk/student/news/only-seven-uk-universities-make-the-world-top-100-8685701.html

 

 

Cambridge University